CCIM Institute’s executive team is looking to add a talented Vice President of Marketing & Communications to join a dynamic group of professionals that are dedicated to advancing the commercial real estate profession.
Based in Chicago, CCIM Institute is a trade association that educates and equips commercial real estate professionals who shape the built world. But we’re not just invested in our members - we’re also invested in our people. We know that our overall success is a combined effort and we strive to provide opportunities for our staff to learn, grow and thrive. Visit www.ccim.com/careers to learn more about our culture and work environment.
And, while work experience and educational preparation are certainly important, we don’t hire resumes. We hire talented individuals based on our culture and values – the core of which centers around our commitment to uphold a supportive work environment that fosters trust and mutual respect.
Your Core Contributions To The Team
Lead and grow a dynamic team of professional staff to ensure operational needs are met, capacity is effectively allocated, and team members are engaged and growing.
Develop and implement annual comprehensive marketing and communications plans for existing and new products that drive increased sales, member/customer value and engagement, and brand awareness.
Ensure CCIM’s marketing and communication efforts are data-and-research-driven that produce measurable results.
Lead Designation Promotion, PR, Communications, and Member Value and Renewal efforts in support of the strategic and financial goals of the organization.
Ensure CCIM has an effective, comprehensive, and measurable digital content strategy, including the organization’s website, email marketing, and social media presence.
Support CCIM’s Chapters with relevant and effective marketing, communication tools, and advice.
Serve as an innovator and change agent for the organization and as a resource for the other members of senior staff, including identifying areas for targeted strategic investment of development reserve funds.
Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
knowledge and abilities
Minimum 5-7 years in marketing.
education, certification, licenses
Bachelor’s degree in marketing or similar.
qualifications and other skills
Strong project management skills.
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Strong interpersonal, presentation, oral and written skills.
Ability to develop and manage budgets.
What We Provide You
CCIM works hard to provide benefits that make your life better. We offer a comprehensive benefit program that features:
Health coverage for you and your family through medical, dental, and vision plans.
Financial protection through disability, life, accidental death and dismemberment, and business travel insurance.
A 401(k) plan with company match.
Tax advantages through flexible spending accounts that allow you to pay for specific health-care and dependent care expenses with pre-tax dollars.
To help you manage your work and life needs we offer a life assistance program, free gym access, and professional development opportunities.
A generous paid time off program, including vacation, sick, floating holidays, summer flex time, and volunteer days.
All The Other Stuff
This position reports to our Executive Vice President and is an exempt position.
CCIM is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. In 2018, CCIM won the Welcoming Environment Organizational award for demonstrating that it engages people in an authentic manner – where uniqueness is valued, respected and supported through opportunities and interaction.
The job functions listed above represent the primary duties and responsibilities of this job and in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by you. Other duties and responsibilities within the scope of this job may be assigned. You will be required to follow all instructions and to perform all duties requested by your manager; subject to reasonable accommodations and within the scope of the position.
About CCIM Institute
A Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) is a recognized expert in the disciplines of commercial and investment real estate. A CCIM is an invaluable resource to the commercial real estate owner, investor, and user, and is among an elite corps of about 9,000 professionals who hold the CCIM designation across North America and more than 30 countries. Nearly 8,000 additional professionals are pursuing the CCIM designation. The CCIM curriculum represents the core knowledge expected of commercial investment practitioners, regardless of the diversity of specializations within the industry. Following the course work, candidates must submit a portfolio of closed transactions and/or consultations showing a depth of experience in the commercial investment field. After fulfilling these requirements, candidates must successfully complete a comprehensive examination to earn the CCIM designation. This designation process ensures that CCIMs are proficient not only in theory, but also in practice. Certified Commercial Investment Members are in more marketplaces in North America -- 1,000 cities -- than all major real estate companies combined. Regions and chapters provide designees and candi...dates the opportunities to promote business and educational goals through local and regional forums and meetings. Conferred by the CCIM Institute, the CCIM designation was established in 1969. Courses leading to the designation are now offered throughout the world.